Below is a link to an online video: ________________________________ Sent: Wednesday, March 10, 2010 11:57 AM Subject: The Opportunity of Adversity This is the story of Aimee Mullins, the record-setting athlete, actress and model. Aimee, who is missing both legs from the shin down, set world records in several track events at the Paralympics in 1996. In this powerful and poignant 22 minute video, Aimee speaks from her heart about society's use of the term "disabled" and the power of labels. Aimee says "It's society that disables an individual by not investing in enough creativity to allow for someone to show us the quality that makes them rare and valuable and capable." Aimee talks about the opportunity of adversity. http://www.cnn.com/2010/OPINION/03/09/mullins.beyond.disability/index.ht ml This should be shared.